Dimapur, April 22: Pro Rural, a premiere NGO in Nagaland, in collaboration with Churches Auxiliary For Social Action (CASA) conducted a 3-day “Leadership Development Workshop” for CBO Leaders of Nsong Block from April 15 to 17.
A project of CASA has been implemented by Pro Rural on education to awareness, particularly on “Rights and Entitlements” of the Rural Communities that was launched in 2018. With a vision of empowering the rural communities to understand on their rights and entitlements, as guaranteed in the constitution of India as well as making aware on the various governmental schemes for backward communities, the project is already contributing to the growing awareness of the people on their basic rights.
The workshop was attended by men and women leaders of 11 villages. Officials of CASA under the leadership of Lesehu Meru and staff of Pro Rural facilitated the three days Leadership Development Workshop. T Sulunthung EAC Tenning and Nsong blocks of Peren District delivered a thought -provoking and inspiring speech on “The Process for Community Empowerment”, with many relevant examples in order to motivate the participants. The culminating session was on vision building and planning for the coming 5 years facilitated by PRO RURAL staff that focussed on “My Village I want to have Five Years from Now”. (Page News Service)